À propos de ce cours
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In this six-week capstone course, you will gain practical management experience in a safe, simulated software production setting. You will apply Agile practices and techniques to conquer industry-inspired challenges. Interacting with a realistic client, you will discern what they want and express what they truly need in software requirements to drive software production. Upon completing the capstone, you will be prepared to advance your career as a confident software product management professional....
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Approx. 29 hours to complete

Recommandé : 6 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...
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English

Sous-titres : English...

Ce que vous allez apprendre

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    Advance your career as a confident software product management professional
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    Apply Agile practices and techniques to conquer industry-inspired challenges
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    Draw upon practical management experience in a simulated setting
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    Practice interaction with a realistic simulated client

Compétences que vous acquerrez

Agile Software DevelopmentSoftware Product ManagementSoftware Project ManagementScrum (Software Development)
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Cours en ligne à 100 %

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Calendar

Dates limites flexibles

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Clock

Approx. 29 hours to complete

Recommandé : 6 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

Sous-titres : English...

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

Week
1
Clock
5 heures pour terminer

Capstone Project - Week 1

Welcome to the first week of the capstone. This week, you will be primarily focusing on eliciting requirements. You will get to meet your client as well as collaborate with an expert advisor. You will also meet the development team that you will be working with. They will help you to clarify and elaborate on the information elicited from the client and expert. You will finish off the week by creating a Requirements Document. ...
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 20 min), 14 lectures, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
0.1 Introduction2 min
0.4 Plagiarism2 min
1.6 Video Simulation: Development Team Introduction (Monday)3 min
1.7 Video Simulation: Development Team Meeting (Monday)6 min
1.8 Tutorial: Google Docs Tutorial (Video Tutorial)4 min
Reading14 lectures
Meet Your Facilitators10 min
Software Product Management Capstone: Open Study Guide10 min
Course Map: Software Product Management Capstone10 min
0.2 Tutorial: Capstone Introduction10 min
0.3 Software Product Management Capstone Community Guidelines10 min
0.6 Discussion Forum: Introduce Yourself10 min
0.7 Capstone Assignments Time Estimates10 min
0.8 Resource: Software Product Manager Job Posting10 min
1.1 Email: Greetings from Inukshuk Books10 min
1.2 Tutorial: Decision Tree10 min
1.3 Decision Tree: Meeting the Client10 min
1.4 Decision Tree: Expert Advisor Meeting10 min
1.5 Email: TedTalk Video10 min
1.9 Tutorial: Google Docs Tutorial (Written Tutorial)10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
0.5 Plagiarism Quiz10 min
Week
2
Clock
3 heures pour terminer

Capstone Project - Week 2

Now that the requirements are elicited, it’s now time to start refining those user stories! This week, you will conduct Requirements Technical Reviews on your peers Requirements Documents. You will also discuss risks with the development team and generate a risk plan. ...
Reading
1 vidéo (Total 2 min), 1 lecture, 3 quiz
Reading1 lecture
2.5 Email: Removing Android10 min
Week
3
Clock
5 heures pour terminer

Capstone Project - Week 3

There’s a lot of work to be done this week to prepare for the first sprint. User stories need to be prioritized and assessed for risks, release and iteration plans need to be created, and design needs to begin. You will work with your team to get everything ready so that Sprint 1 can start promptly next week!...
Reading
1 vidéo (Total 4 min), 8 lectures, 4 quiz
Reading8 lectures
3.1 Resource: Project Requirements/User Stories10 min
3.2 Email: Size Estimates and Dependencies10 min
3.3 Tutorial: Prioritization Template10 min
3.4 Decision Tree: Prioritization Meeting10 min
3.5 Email: Risk Assessment10 min
3.7 Exercise: Week 3 Release Planning10 min
3.9 Resource: Week 3 Project Release Plan (Proposed Solution)10 min
3.11 Email: Task Breakdown10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
3.6 Assessment: Prioritization (Graded)20 min
Week
4
Clock
5 heures pour terminer

Capstone Project - Week 4

This is your first development sprint! You will have stand-up meetings with the development team. Your team will also demo the product to the client and expert at the end of the week. There will be issues that need solving, plans to make for the next sprint, and monitoring that will need to be done! ...
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 18 min), 5 lectures, 4 quiz
Video5 vidéos
4.4 Simulation: Office Chat Conversation (Thursday) min
4.5 Video Simulation: Standup Meeting (Friday)2 min
4.6 Video Simulation: Client Demo and Backlog Refinements (Friday)9 min
4.8 Video Simulation: Sprint Retrospective (Friday)3 min
Reading5 lectures
4.2 Email: Acceptance Tests10 min
4.9 Resource: Sprint 1 Retrospective - Meeting Minutes10 min
4.10 Exercise: Week 4 Release Planning10 min
4.12 Resource: Week 4 Project Release Plan (Proposed Solution)10 min
4.14 Email: Iteration Plan Explanation10 min
4.8
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Meilleurs avis

par FDSep 15th 2017

Great course with lots of good material and assignments. Video content gives a thorough insight to the different subjects and makes it easier to complete assignments.

par ALOct 29th 2017

So far this is the best and most useful course, I've taken with Coursera. I will recommend it to my colleagues and friends. Very interesting and highly motivating!

Enseignant

Kenny Wong

Associate Professor
Computing Science, Faculty of Science

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À propos de la Spécialisation Software Product Management

In this Software Product Management Specialization, you will master Agile software management practices to lead a team of developers and interact with clients. In the final Capstone Project, you will practice and apply management techniques to realistic scenarios that you will face as a Software Product Manager. You will have the opportunity to share your experiences and learn from the insights of others as part of a Software Product Management...
Software Product Management

Foire Aux Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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